Dark Bush-cricket

Name: Dark Bush-cricket

Scientific name: Pholidoptera griseoaptera

Category: Minibeasts

Nature Stars: 60

What are nature stars?


How to identify: Dark brown with a paler patch aong the top of the thorax.

Where: Southern and central England and south Wales.

Natural Superpowers

  • Predator: 30
  • Agility: 70
  • Rarity: 40
  • Cute factor: 40
  • Traveller: 30

Fantastic fact: The high pitched songs of grasshoppers and crickets may be too high for some people to hear. Try listening to them using a bat detector.

Photograph credit: Photo credit tbc

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